Etymology
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shapeless (adj.)

early 14c., shaples, "destitute of regular form," also "misshapen," from shape (n.) + -less. Related: Shapelessly; shapelessness.

updated on August 05, 2022

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Definitions of shapeless from WordNet

shapeless (adj.)
having no definite form or distinct shape;
a shapeless mass of protoplasm
Synonyms: amorphous / formless
shapeless (adj.)
lacking symmetry or attractive form;
a shapeless hat on his head
Etymologies are not definitions. From wordnet.princeton.edu, not affiliated with etymonline.